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Minister accused of reneging on military airfield promise

Fifteen airfields across the UK are set to be sold off over the next six years, mainly for housing. Source: BBC Cambs

Witham train-hit dog on track for recovery

The train driver picked up the dog and took it to the next station before being handed to vets. Source: BBC Cambs

Witham train-hit dog on track for recovery

The train driver picked up the dog and took it to the next station before being handed to vets. Source: BBC Cambs

HMP Peterborough 'Spiderman' escape prison staff warned

Gintautas Urbonas used gardening gloves to help him scale a prison wall and escape. Source: BBC Cambs

Heatwave puts pressure on water supplies

Several companies urge people to conserve water as Severn Trent makes emergency deliveries. Source: BBC Cambs

CMB Bowls Club in Wisbech celebrate their 40th anniversary with special game

Members of the CMB Bowls Club in Wisbech celebrated 40 years since the club formed in 1978 with a special game on Sunday (June...

In Pictures: Thomas Eaton Primary Academy celebrate their 200th birthday

A summer fayre was held at Thomas Easton Primary Academy to mark 200 years since the school opened in 1818. Source: Camb Times

'Silly' cancer nurse Debbie reunited with patient

Liz Brown said nurse Debbie Bye did "silly things" to make her cancer treatment less painful. Source: BBC Cambs

London man, 28, jailed after threatening two men with a knife outside Peterborough nightclub

A man from London has been jailed for six months after threatening two men with a knife outside a Peterborough nightclub last year. Source:...

Ely firefighter completes challenge running 75 miles over five days for charity

Ely firefighter Duncan Fraser is coming to the end of his 75 mile five day running challenge to raise money for charity. Source: Camb Times

Celebrations at an Ely retirement home for Violet as she joins family and friends...

A woman from Ely celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday (June 23) amongst family and friends at the Bell Holt retirement home in the...

Ely home to £17m storage facility to house 4.5m books belonging mainly to Cambridge...

Visitors to Ely may spot a new landmark on the city’s horizon – a vast, new state-of-the-art storage facility for hundreds of thousands of...

Stash of one million illegal cigarettes worth £500,000 seized in King’s Lynn police raids

A million illegal cigarettes with a street value of £500,000 and a large amount of cash were seized in a series of raids in...

Stunning time-lapse video captures the moment the Strawberry Moon heads over Ely Cathedral

Photographer Andrew Sharpe has created a memorable video showing the remarkable movement of the Strawberry Moon over Ely Cathedral. Source: Camb Times

Stunning time-lapse video captures the moment the Strawberry Moon heads over Ely Cathedral

Photographer Andrew Sharpe has created a memorable video showing the remarkable movement of the Strawberry Moon over Ely Cathedral. Source: Camb Times

Young people from Chatteris’ Royal British Legion re-paint bus stop to mark 100th centenary...

Young members of the Royal British Legion in Chatteris, along with their adult leaders, have re-painted a bus stop in the town to commemorate...